Market Movers: March U.S. Jobs Report
Can another U.S. jobs disappointment reignite recession fears? Jim Iuorio and Scott preview Friday’s non-farm payrolls report and discuss what the March data could mean for the Fed.
Market of the Week: 10-Year T-Note 04/02/2019
Both U.S. stocks and bonds surged through the first-quarter. Can this trend continue? Jeff Kilburg and Scott Bauer discuss factors that could underpin the bull market.
Economist Perspective: Debt Ceiling Back in Play
U.S. debt ceiling and a potential government shutdown could be back in play later this year. Blu Putnam, CME Group Chief Economist explains while the probability of the twin threat is low, such an occurrence could potentially hit equities in Q3.
Market Movers: U.S. GDP
The yield curve has inverted. Are U.S. stocks fixated? Jim Iuorio and Scott Martin preview Thursday’s U.S. GDP report and discuss if the data will show a slowdown in growth.
Happy Birthday, Bull – Longest Bull Market
Sam Stovall speaks with Ken Leon on the Bull market. Is it the longest and will it continue in 2019?
Understanding Asset Flows in the Mutual Funds Industry
Cathy Seifert speaks with Todd Rosenbluth on stock performance and secular changes in the mutual fund industry, and the pressures they face.
Keys to target date success
American Funds Target Date Retirement Series® has posted strong results over its relatively brief history. Ralph Haberli, head of institutional retirement at Capital Group, details the likely reasons behind the series’ success. Learn more about American Funds Target Date Retirement Series.
Trader's Edge: Trade Wars - Measuring the Impact on Equities
Talks between the U.S. and China enter overtime as negotiators continue to work through terms. As uncertainty grows, equity markets have been reacting to possible outcomes. Dave Lerman, Educator at CME Group discusses.
American Funds: An Exception to the Accepted “Rule”
Seventeen equity-focused American Funds have generated index-beating results over their lifetimes. See the results here. View Expense ratios and returns here
Five American Funds that beat the first index fund's lifetime results
See how five U.S. equity-focused American Funds outpaced the lifetime results of the first index fund, the Vanguard 500 Index.
Striking Options: Fed Announcement and Crude Rally
Dovish Fed in Focus. Jeff Kilburg and Scott Bauer discuss if Wednesday’s FOMC meeting will be a “buy the news/sell the fact” type of event?
Economist Perspective: Can the Fed Stoke Inflation?
Inflation Beyond Fed Control? Inflation has remained largely out of the Fed's sphere of influence for more than two decades. Can setting a higher inflation target rate change that? Blu Putnam, CME Group Chief Economist discusses.